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Aug 5, 2013 6:00am PDT
into san francisco using the car. i would say use bart, it's not striking, that's a great way to get without the bridge. ruth now at the toll plaza there is a backup. the metering lights have not gone out. but they will. there is a big backup there. back to the desk. we have a bart strike that's been averted. the trains are running this morning. they will run for the next seven days. last night the governor stepped in to the heated labor dispute just two hours before that midnight strike deadline. now we have team coverage for you. and we're covering the surprise for some shuttle drivers. they can see they are the no you can thatting anywhere. they asked him to step in he answered with the injunction which brings the strike to a halt for now. >> they emerged. and a board will investigate. they will issue a cooling off period. >> they are using it as a scare tactic and they were bargaining in bad faith. we heard how it was unnecessary to keep the public on pins and needles. there is no reason to continue the drama and the stress. the last thing we wanted was to see the train shut dow
Aug 25, 2013 10:00am PDT
and shocking video out of syria this week that seem to show the assad regime is engaged in the largest use of chemical weapons since saddam hussein attacked his people a quarter century ago. bob returned. we are told u.s. navy ships are moving closer to the coast of syria. president obama says this is a big event of grave concern but the president then adds we need to act deliberately. >> what we've seen is that folks will call for immediate action jumping into stuff that does not turn out well. gets us mired in very difficult situations. >> senator corker, how much proof does president obama need, and if he decide that bashir el assad used chemical weapons on a large scale against his people, what should he do? >> chris, the amount of social media coming out of syria indicates this is not something where opposition forces have contrived something. i think it's very evident that regime has acted in this way. i do think it's always good to be cautious, but my sense is that this has happened. i think we will respond in a surgical way. i hope the president, soon as we get back to washington,
Aug 21, 2013 5:00am PDT
. the sergeant did tell us, the victim is from the general area. investigators were out late into the night and early into the morning, trying to find witnesses in the area. they say they will need people to come forward with more information to make an arrest in the case. live in east palo alto, alex savidge, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> most people arrested, students and college students in san francisco. they were hoping to withdraw the school's accreditation. instead the mayor had them arrested. >> don't want to get arrested. >> and the sit-in began yesterday at 5:00. the students arrested were charged with trespassing and disturbing a public meeting. they were released. the mayor's office tells ktvu, he's committed to finding a way to keep the school open. >>> firefighters in the bay area still on high alert. the lightning threat still creating a very dangerous situation. ktvu is joining us live, good morning. , katie. >> where i'm standing, it feels like a chilly wind tunnel. it's quite gusty between martinez and hercules. you could also see the dry grass. the conditions, the wind with th
Aug 25, 2013 7:00am PDT
us what is happening right now. >> reporter: good morning. crime scene tape is still blocking off the number of streets here in this union city neighborhood. you can see crime scene technicians continuing to process this scene and gather evidence. the body of one young man was removed a short timing a. according to police very few leads as they try and track down the person responsible for this double shooting that left two young men dead. someone heard gunfire early this morning, came outside and found these two men down in the street. let me show you some video from earlier this morning, just within the last half hour or so the coroner was out here and removed the body of one victim who died at the scene. the second victim was transported to the hospital but ended up dying there. the shooting was about 1:00 this morning right near 11th and d streets in union city. we spoke a short time ago with the police commander who told me at this point investigators don't have a lot to go on. they're trying to figure out what led up to this violence. >> at this point we're unsure of the mot
Aug 18, 2013 7:00am PDT
up within less than a minute. >> gave us an impression of how dangerous that was. >> new zealand won the race. and italy suffered equipment problems and broke down on the course. >> they ended up postponing the second race until this afternoon. race two and three had be held today with race four moved to tomorrow. >>> winner of the challenger series faces america's cup in september. >>> they were reminded of the dangers of the sport. the member of a swedish team was killed. british sailor andrew bart simpson was a member after getting pinned in the boat. in the wake of his death, officials instituted stricter safety rules. >>> this didn't go as perfectly planned after all. the 13 story warren hall was demolished after being everybody seismically unsafe. >> it department completely fall to the ground t will be torn down during a go month long clean up. they will honor the trucker magnate for who the building was named. they placed seismographs as part of the earthquake research. in san diego engineers are preparing for the next big one by determining what is needed to keep buildings s
Aug 20, 2013 5:00pm PDT
us, my grandson and i to stay completely out of the water. because it tends to, everybody else just goes a little bit further and further as they see people getting into the water. >> reporter: the sighting coming after a whale was seen near by. blood and oil from the whale may have attracted the great white. >> steinson has always been known for some shark sightings, but we've never had anything like this. >> reporter: the band is a disappointment for tourists and locals hoping to make the most of their remaining summer vacation. >> i was pretty disappointed because i wanted to go out and surf. it's the last day of vacation before school started. >>> the national park service says surfers, two surfers were bitten by sharks in steinton beach in 1998 and 2002. the swimming ban is expected to be lifted on sunday. at 6:00, the economic impact the ban is having on business here. we're now reporting live in mill valley, david stevenson. >>> there have been a number of shark encounters in recent years in northern california. on august 6th, a shark was spotted right off of chrissy field. i
Aug 29, 2013 7:00am PDT
project. christien kafton is showing us how the commuters are going the extra mile. but we want to start off with sal cass -- sal castanedo with the commute. sal? >> let's take a look at the traffic. the closure, obviously the purple thing there, that's the closure. if you are driving to the san mateo bridge, it is very slow on 880, as it normally is, and it's slow almost all the way across the bridge out to the peninsula. it will be very slow on 101. however, it is taking the load. there are no major crashes. no major lane obstructions. you can see it's getting very slow. 101, 92. we checked in with public transportation. b.a.r.t., caltrain and muni reporting no delays right now. at 7:03. we are looking at the commute here on 80 westbound. you can see a lot of people coming down to the closure. there are no major problems but people are finding winding down to three lanes. that's why we have a lot of slow traffic. the south bay commute has been slow in some of the commute. it's not all that bad on 280 and 101. we want to go to tara moriarty who is at the area where they are doing the c
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